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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 27, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
ANOTHER TRAIN HIGHLIGHT FOR EBAY FOR THIS WEEK! LIONEL POST-WAR SET NUMBER 1467W ANNIVERSARY ALCO FREIGHT SET FROM 1950. ORIGINAL, COMPLETE RIGHT DOWN TO THE TUBE OF LUBRICANT, AND MINT+ UN-RUN!2023 UNION PACIFIC A-A ENGINES IN PRISTINE HIGH-GLOSS YELLOW/ORANGE WITH DARK RED STRIPES THAT ARE 100% INTACT. VERY RARE SET IN THIS CONDITION! IT IS NEXT TO IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND STRIPING AND HEAT-STAMPED LETTERING THIS NICE! Trains are in MINT+ condition, with original boxes, extra paperwork, and TOTALLY UN-RUN. Spectacular high-grade pieces of Lionel’s 1950 ANNIVERSARY ERA of HIGH-DETAILED SETS with high-grade rare original boxes, and set box! THE 2023 ALCO’S HAVE THE GREATEST MATCHING PATINA I HAVE SEEN! The 2023 A-A Alco’s have pristine roofs and sides, with dark red stripes that are 100% intact! The original winged nose decals are 100% intact. The red heat-stamped lettering is bold and crisp. There is no corrosion on the battery cover, or horn, or other metal parts. The 6465 2-dome Tank Sunoco Tank Car has pristine silver, very bright. The 6656 Stock Car has a very bright yellow pristine body. The 6456 Black Hopper Car has beautiful bright-white heat-stamped lettering. The 6357 Lionel SP Illuminated Caboose is pristine brick-red. ALL CARS ARE MINT+ AND UN-RUN! This spectacular set comes with an un-used 1033 transformer, a un-used 6019 Remote control Track Set with Mint wiring. A packet has the Lionel Tube of lubricant, CTC un-used lock-on, and 2 un-used coiled wires. THIS SET COMES WITH THE HIGHEST GRADE BOXES AND PAPERWORK THAT I HAVE SEEN WITH A 1950 SET! IT IS AMAZING TO ME THAT ALL OF THIS HAS LASTED 60 YEAR’S, AND NOW HAS SURFACED FOR OUR ENJOYMENT. THIS IS TRULY AN EXCEPTIONAL ANNIVERSARY SET! This magnificent set comes with a large assortment of high-grade paperwork. The paperwork is as follows: A 1950 Rare “Consumer Catalog” in grade 10. 1950 “Assembly and Operate Lionel Trains” booklet, 1033 “Operating Instruction Sheet, 1950 “Service Station” Manual, and the set inspection sticker. The paperwork also includes the 1950 “2023 Alco Instruction Sheet”, 6019 “Track Set Instruction Sheet”, a complete intact set of “1950 Rare Billboards” that are a grade 9/10. Set also has the 1950 “How to Lube Instruction Sheet”, with the lube tube advertising. Plus sheets of Lionel original wrapping paper. The set is from 1950 and is in un-run Mint+ condition/OB’s/ Set Box. This is one of the highest-grade and most complete Anniversary Sets from 1950 that I have seen! The 2-color printed label on the Set Box is the highest-grade I have seen for this old label! Looks like it just came from the factory. The Alco Engines, and cars are totally un-run, AWESOME! THIS TRULY IS A SPECTACULAR HIGH-GRADE SET, THAT YOU HARDLY EVER SEE, WITH THE BOXES! REMEMBER, THE BOXES ARE EXTREMELY HIGH-GRADE. ENGINES, AND CARS, ARE HIGH-GRADE AND UN-RUN. SET HAS COMPLETE SET OF PAPERWORK, ALL ORIGINAL! ALSO HAS TUBE OF LUBE, FULL, AND THE BOXED 1033 TRANSFORMER WITH THE 6019 TRACK SET. TOTALLY MINT+ AND WITH HARD TO FIND 9/10 BOXES! TRY TO FIND A NICER 1467W SET! See grading chart descriptions below. ALSO SEE DOYLES BOOK, “STANDARD CATALOG OF LIONEL TRAIN SETS, 1945-1969, PAGE 64, TO FIND OUT HOW DESIRABLE AND RARE THIS SET REALLY IS! YOU WILL NOTICE THAT THIS SET IS MORE COMPLETE AND NICER THAN THE ONE SHOWN IN THE BOOK! Latest fair market value (live auctions, shows, private sales, internet, etc.) on these items, IN THIS CONDITION, are $ 4250.00 - 6500.00, at live auction they can go much higher! THIS MAGNIFICENT SET OF ENGINES, CARS, AND RARE PAPERWORK WITH ALL OF THE HIGH-GRADE BOXES AND MASTER SET BOX, IS TRULY FOR THE HIGH-END COLLECTION! I am very particular in choosing trains. They must be high-grade, rare, and very desirable. Please feel very comfortable in your bidding as I have tried to buy only the best from collections or at live auctions, where I have examined the item! ****ALL BIDDERS MUST READ THE FOLLOWING BEFORE THEY BID.**** PAYMENT MUST BE MADE WITHIN 5 DAYS FROM THE END OF AUCTION DATE, THIS IS A PROFESSIONAL COURTESY RULE, KINDLY ...